FILE PHOTO: Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Network’s Neil Cavuto show in New York, U.S. on February 11, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo
(Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn on Wednesday opposed the appointment of two new directors picked by Chief Executive Officer Vicki Hollub for Occidental Petroleum Corp’s (OXY.N) board.
“As large stockholders, we are very concerned with the situation at Occidental Petroleum,” Icahn said in a letter to shareholders. (bit.ly/32afztl)
Reporting by Arundhati Sarkar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber